A 27-year-old Faribault man died in a two-vehicle accident Wednesday at Eagle Creek Avenue and Duluth Avenue, according to Prior Lake Police Chief Steve Frazier and the Hennepin County medical examiner.
At 4:53 p.m., police responded to the collision between a motorcycle and an SUV. Michael Jon Wright was pronounced dead at the scene. He was wearing a helmet.
The accident is still under investigation. Alcohol is not believed to have been a factor. Frazier said the SUV driver is fully cooperating with police.
The Savage Police Department assisted in diverting east and westbound traffic on Duluth for two hours after the crash. Minnesota State Patrol is assisting in the reconstruction of the crash.